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ISBN :9789869873819 / Pages : 15

After a Bird Fell down

Author Suwei
Illustrator Suwei

"A dead bird is gradually decomposing, and the seeds in its belly slowly germinate at the same time." Except for words and pictures, how can one tell such a short story? From the point of view of picture books and artist’s books, After a bird fell down focuses on the book's structural characteristics and logic. By combining characteristics of hole books and pop-up books, After a bird fell down adopts “volume of book pages” into its narrative. While reading, readers would find out the hole bigger and the sprout taller page by page. Via increase and decrease of its volume, After a bird fell down intends to make readers realize that time passing are not simply about reduction and death. Increase and birth are also what time passing brings.


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Hyper Curation
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  • Hyper Curation is an experimental platform presented by a group of cultural editors and professionals. It devotes to delivering diverse art projects including exhibitions, publications, reinterpretation of cultural assets, etc.The platform also puts effort in promoting emerging comic artists and creating marketing campaigns for arts and culture events. Through the members’ network, they aim to present cultural events beyond the framework.There are two major subdivisions on the platform. The curation team focuses on museums, modern and contemporary art exhibitions, and the publication of artists’ books, while the editorial team develops cultural projects based on the content on social media.